Citronella Essential Oil

LKR 850.00

Cymbopogon  winterianus -100% natural and pure- 10 ML


Citronella, a variant of lemongrass, is best known as a natural insect repellant. It has also been used in cooking and medicinal remedies in South and East Asia for centuries. Its mellow citrus scent is a fresh and welcoming aroma anytime of the day. It is widely used as anti-parasitic agent. Many use it as a flavor additive in food as well.

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Description

Collection Method: Steam distillation

Plant Part: Leaf/ stem


Directions for Use:

Diffusion: Diffuse three to four drops of essential oil with water in a ceramic or electric diffuser daily.
Topical use

Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. Apply to skin with virgin coconut or olive oil for use as a topical insect repellent. 

See additional precautions below.

Caution 

  • Keep out of reach of children. 
  • If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician before use. 

  • Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. 
  • Skin irritation possible. 


Snapshot of benefits 

  • Natural pest repellent especially mosquitoes
  • Cleans surfaces
  • Has anti-inflammatory properties